What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name MC LEOD, DORETHA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $43,642.04 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE M Employer name Education Department Amount $43,642.04 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CLARA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,642.04 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SANDRA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,642.04 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BARBARA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,642.04 Date 11/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,642.04 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISTRALE, CLARA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,642.04 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, SABRINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,642.04 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, ANTHONY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,642.04 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, JAYSHREE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,642.04 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KAREN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $43,642.04 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, PAMALA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,642.04 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, PETER C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,641.77 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, KEVIN O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,641.75 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELVETTI, SUSAN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,641.18 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,641.15 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGIE, CATHIE L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $43,641.11 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, HILDA E Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,641.02 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDER, KEVIN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,640.76 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPRUS, JEREMY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,640.47 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, LAURIE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $43,640.33 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGE, SCOTT A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,640.20 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYRONNEAU, MARIE G Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $43,639.96 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TRAVIS L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,639.70 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOW, RHONDA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,639.50 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, PAUL D Employer name Town of Chester Amount $43,639.39 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, JESSICA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,639.15 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, JESICA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,639.10 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DAWN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,638.92 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, JACQUELIN Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $43,638.82 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYSIN, YAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,638.79 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, EDWARD E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $43,638.72 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, BARBARA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,638.71 Date 06/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMANN, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $43,638.58 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTINO, JOHNNY G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $43,638.54 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, DANIEL J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $43,638.28 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWARKER, RANDY L Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $43,638.25 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JIMMY D Employer name City of Hornell Amount $43,638.13 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FILIPPO, MARY B Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,637.92 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LOLY M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $43,637.90 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, GENEVIEVE K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,637.87 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, JEAN I Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,637.72 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOAN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,637.68 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,637.61 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBO, MARCELE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,637.56 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, KEVIN P Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $43,637.49 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $43,637.11 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRISH, PAUL B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $43,637.06 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SUSAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,636.21 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, AUDRA A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $43,636.05 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,635.91 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,635.68 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOHNIE L, II Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,635.67 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DOUG R Employer name Canton CSD Amount $43,634.81 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,634.65 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $43,634.61 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYKHUN, ALINA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $43,634.22 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, RICARDO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,634.19 Date 05/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DUSTIN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $43,634.13 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY K Employer name Broome County Amount $43,634.02 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, ALICIA M, MS Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,633.91 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, ADRIENNE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $43,633.72 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, WAYNE T Employer name City of Watertown Amount $43,633.60 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGRIST, DAVID E Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $43,633.42 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRATORI, EILENE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,633.32 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, REBECCA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,633.27 Date 12/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NICHOLAS E Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $43,632.88 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, BECKY H Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $43,632.82 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,632.73 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, PAUL D Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,632.69 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSKY, JOHN M, SR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $43,632.33 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MATTHEW P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,632.31 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,631.93 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, JEFFERY J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,631.85 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY-BARTHOLOMEW, ELLEN E Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $43,631.84 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, MARY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $43,631.60 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JULIUS J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $43,631.42 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CRAIG T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $43,631.19 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCANTE, DEBRA A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,631.00 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANT, SUZANNE E Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,631.00 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANDERSON Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $43,630.92 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUER, ANN MARIE Employer name Broome County Amount $43,630.75 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MARK D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $43,630.69 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BRAUN, DIANE E Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $43,630.59 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JASON A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,630.47 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSH, JEANNE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,630.38 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, LISA L Employer name Erie County Amount $43,630.37 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTZ, DEBRA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,630.13 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, MILES K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $43,630.04 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, DIANE P Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,629.91 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, CECILIA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $43,629.86 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPESZ, DOUGLAS L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,629.74 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRLAND, TIMOTHY B Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $43,629.46 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,629.29 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LYNN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $43,629.18 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, DALE H, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,629.18 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, LAWRENCE E Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $43,628.62 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRUZZO, DIANE L Employer name Warren County Amount $43,628.36 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, JASON Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $43,627.80 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JANETT M Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,627.55 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System